It’s hard to believe, but the 2018 NFL season is almost here.
This year it kicks off September 6 and runs until December 30, just over a month before Super Bowl LIII goes down on February 3, 2019.
- Calgary's most anticipated local market just announced its winter dates
- A new spot for late night soft serve just opened in Calgary
- Calgary's newest vegan brunch restaurant is opening soon
While we don’t like the weather getting colder, we are totally ok with cozying in at our favourite bars and restaurants and watching the pigskin get tossed around.
Here are the best places in Calgary to watch NFL games this season.
With over 50 TVs and the largest LED HD screen TV in the city, Shark Club is ready to play loads of NFL games with the sound on.
Address: 7995 11th Street SE
This location features three 19-foot media walls, 25 screens all around the bar, and 11 TVs on the patio.
Address: 2493 27 Ave NE
This sports bar has 40 TVs and two large projector screens, making it an awesome spot to head for football games.
Address: 3444 32 Ave NE
Atlas Pizza is not just your average pizza place. Not only do they offer 34 kinds of pizza with very generous toppings, they also make great pasta, seafood, and ribs. There are some great weekly and daily specials going on here, and there’s also a decent selection of wine, with plenty of TVs to screen the games.
Address: 6060 Memorial Drive NE
While watching the games on their 14 TVs, you can also play an hour of pool for $5.
Address: 1941 Uxbridge Drive NW
Mug Shotz has 33 TVs, happy hour draft beers for $4.65 each, and they offer over 50 flavours for their chicken wings, priced at $8.75 every Wednesday.
Address: 2808 Ogden Road SE
Check out the TV schedule here and be sure to head to Home & Away during some NFL games this season.
Address: 1331-17th Avenue SW
The Black Swan Ale House has 20 TVs for patrons to catch some NFL games on.
Address: 10455 Southport Road SW
This sports bar regularly shows NFL, NHL, and Champions League games.
Address: 103 Crowfoot Terrace NW
This spot has some 17″ screens for sports, and their Canadian Buffalo wings are always great.
Address: Suite 20 3745 Memorial Drive SE
They have $4 drinks during happy hour as well as $3 finger foods. Also, you should go to their website and play the Craft beer picker — it’s going to tell you which beer you would like the most.
Address: 345 10th Avenue SW
Gators have hosted many hockey fans over the years, and they also show other sports on their TVs and projector screens. Happy hour wings are 35 cents a piece, and this place also has one of Calgary’s longest running karaoke shows.
Address: 306-2525 Woodview Drive
This casual bar offers burgers and gourmet thin crust pizza. They have 24 TVs and two big screens. When you are not watching the games, you should play a round or two on their 20 professional billiard tables.
Address: #125 2323 32nd Avenue NE